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  • Syria: Ode to Fallen Dreamers

    , by HASSAN Budour

    “The only revenge to which I aspire is witnessing the triumph of the noble ideals for which I fought, and for which so many men and women in this country have lost their lives and their freedom.”
    — Marcos Ana, communist poet who spent 23 years in General Franco’s prisons
    For those of us not (...)

  • Looking for Revolution in Kuwait

    , by TETREAULT Mary Ann

    In the New York Review of Books, Hussein Agha and Robert Malley imagine the results of the Arab revolts as the possible beginning of a reconstitution of the Ottoman Empire. They see the regional unrest as media-driven, with various partisans asserting their own versions of reality to mobilize (...)